Enjoy a fulfilling new challenge
Who are the Reserves?
Meet the people who serve part-time
Reserves are men and women who want to do something exciting, challenging and rewarding in their spare time, while learning new skills and giving something back to the broader community.
Discover what's expected of Reserves
Navy, Army and Air Force Reserves operate alongside full-time personnel in a fully-trained military capacity, ready to serve if and when Australia needs them.
Learn about the new skills you'll acquire
In the Reserves you'll improve both your physical and mental fitness, while learning new skills. The training may complement and build on your day job or prepare you a completely new role.
Pay & Benefits
Learn about the rewards of service
Most Reserves join the Navy, Army or Air Force for the exciting work, the friendships and the lifestyle. But there are many other benefits too, including financial ones.
How to Join
Read all about the process
Even if you haven't decided on a specific role yet, simply click the 'apply now' button to start your application. Or click below for more about what's involved.
Info for employers
Discover why it's good to employ Reserves
Your business will be stronger with Reserves in its ranks. It will benefit greatly from the skills taught in the Reserves and the character-building activities your employees will engage in.